Sydney, Australia
Miles, 42
Works at Bupa Heath Insurance
see his Sydney city guide

ask Miles about

Asian food Italian food brunch art galleries gyms

What do you do and why do you do it?

I work at Bupa Heath Insurance - I do it because I want to have a positive impact on how our people at Bupa interact with our much valued customers

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

The Wind - Doe Paoro, Adam Rhodes

What are the best TV shows of all time?

The Wire, The Leftovers, Ray Donavan, GoT, The A-team

Name some spots in Sydney that are good for a Tinder date.

East Village Hotel, Deus Café, Bulletin Bar, Pocket Bar, Fouratefive café, Palmer & Co, Toko,

Who’s your hero and where in Sydney would you take them out for a serious hang?

Hmmmm..... my parents, and they love going out for breakfast, so foureightfive in Surry Hills, or if heading to the beach, Bondi Massive

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Incu Clothing, AS Colours, Bassike, Academy Brand

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

Double Bay

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Go out for really nice Italian food!

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Sydney and where did you get it?

Banoffi Pie at Fratelli Fresh on Bridge St.. It's epic

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Sydney that you particularly like?

Bulletin Bar

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Sydney? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Pendolino - 3 course dinner was north of $400 including wine!

What restaurant in Sydney looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

Ichi Ban Boshi - amazing Ramen and worth the wait

Where can you get the best cocktail in Sydney? Which one do you like?

Negroni from Pendolino

Where would you take your partner in Sydney if you wanted to really pamper them?

Aria or Bennelong Restaurant at Circular Quay... Fancy and totally worth it...

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

Vegemite, it's an acquired taste

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Sydney?

Bondi in the middle of summer!

What’s the one place you think is underrated in Sydney?

Bondi in winter, Chippendale

What are the Sydney spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Botanical Gardens, Taronga Zoo, Bondi Beach,

Tomorrow’s your last day in Sydney. How do you spend it?

Grab brekky at foureightfive in Surry Hills, then wander down Crown St towards Darlinghurst. Nice shops and things to see... Keep walking down Crown St through Woolloomoolloo and then up to the Gallery of NSW, take a look inside... Once you're done, head in to the domain, and down to Mrs Macquaries chair, all the way around the bay towards the Opera House... if you've done it right that should be about 3-4 hours and you'll be ready for a cool refreshing drink at the Opera Bar

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

The Cinque Terra - beautiful, romantic, worth the trek

instagram profile


photos by

Vaida Savickaite